If someone treats us wrong, we need to be kind and be an example to them.
Why should we trust in the LORD? He is an everlasting rock—the Rock of Ages.
The phrase reminds us that our lives can be full of struggle and strain. We do have some influence over what we will struggle and strain over.
He had tried to serve Christ. He had failed. Jesus knew that he would. Jesus also knew that Peter would be restored.
It is God who equips me to do the things that please him.